1. Collection
Registered Number 828
Acronym RSKK
Full Name Refik Saydam National Type Culture Collection-RSKK
Institution Public Health Institue; Ministry of Healt of Turkey
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. DEMET YUMUSAK
Postal Address Saglik mah. Adnan Saygun cad. THSK E Blok 1.kat SIHHIYE,ANKARA,Turkey,06100
Country Turkey
Telephone 1 (90)- 3125655542
Telephone 2 (90)
Fax 1 (90)
E-mail 1 demet_yumusak@hotmail.om
Homepage http://www.hsk.gov.tr 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor MINISTRY OF HEALTH
5. Personnel
Curator Dr. Demet Yumusak ( Microbyology)
E-mail:demet_yumusak@hotmail.com
Number of Staff Bacteriology (1)
Total (1)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Freeze drying
Medical microbiology
Veterinary
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Bacteria)
Freeze-dry(Fungi-yeast)
Control of the culture Colony morphology
Agglutination tests
Gram stain
Motility test
Biochemical tests, Api test
16srRNA
Deposit to your collection
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from
From the collections in our country
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 833 0
Fungi 21 0
Yeasts 22 0
Number of strains last year Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Microbes distributed
(total number)/(in your country)
Bacteria 1 0
Fungi
Yeasts
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Published the first catalogue in 2003 year(s)
10. Services
Services Storage service
Distribution
Training Culture and preservation methods
Consulation about Preservation
Shipment regulations
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2002-06-24
Date of Reply 2016-01-08